Subject: Re: Changing the PHY status reporting
To: Brad <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
Date: 02/18/2006 19:13:10
On Sat, Feb 18, 2006 at 06:44:54PM -0500, Brad wrote:
> It has nothing to do with a political statement. OpenBSD would use its own
> protocol number if IANA was willing to allocate a number for the protocol.
Yeah, right, hijacking someone else's protocol number is just a peachy
keen thing to do. Shame a number of the people behind it made very, very
public statements that contradict the party line you give above.
If any code that hijacks IANA-allocated protocol numbers is committed to
our tree, I will personally back it out unless told not to do so by core.
Thor Lancelot Simon firstname.lastname@example.org
"We cannot usually in social life pursue a single value or a single moral
aim, untroubled by the need to compromise with others." - H.L.A. Hart